Cole is the public affairs field coordinator for CSDA's Central Network. He is also the federal advocacy coordinator for the National Special Districts Coalition and CSDA.
He brings strategic communication and outreach development skills from federal and state governments, including more than two years of experience as a field representative for Congressman Kevin McCarthy in Kern and Tulare counties. Cole has a journalism degree from the University of Missouri, and has proven public relations abilities through time spent at the U.S. Capitol, in a Missouri Congressional District and the Missouri State House of Representatives.
Cole resides in Bakersfield with his pup, Wally, and enjoys hiking, traveling and nature photography.